Collections made by Nicholas Wightman

Records: 22

The following is a list of the records made by Nicholas Wightman in species name order. The records are of species which occur in Caprivi (either as a native/naturalised species or as a cultivated species).

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
112312Biophytum abyssinicum07 May 2020N Wightman
P Sichone
R Williams
G Phiri
N Wightman P Sichone R Williams G Phiri NCW270 N Wightman UZL
NDO
Escarpment Brachystegia woodland Nsumbu National Park; Nsama Distr., Northern Province 1080Zambia0830C2N946

Growing in rocky escarpment Brachystegia woodland in sandy to sandy loam soils

-8.66146030.3779806
112314Blepharis maderaspatensis05 Jun 2020N Wightman
P Sichone
N Wightman P Sichone NCW392 N Wightman UZL
NDO
Open patches of Itigi thicket Nsumbu National Park; Nsama Distr., Northern Province 1080Zambia0830C2 N883

Growing in small open/deciduous patches within Itigi thicket in sandy loam soil

6
114984Blepharis tenuiramea14 May 2021N Wightman
N Wightman NCW617 N Wightman NY
NDO
Miombo woodland Lilayi Lodge, Lusaka District, Lusaka 0Zambia1528C2 C1293

Growing amid grasses in sandy loam soil

6
112315Boscia mossambicensis04 Jun 2020N Wightman
P Sichone
N Wightman P Sichone NCW345 N Wightman UZL
NDO
Savannah grasslands Nsumbu National Park; Nsama Distr., Northern Province 1080Zambia0830D1N780

Growing in open, hot areas of savannah grassland in sandy loam soils

-8.60569030.5169406
114786Commiphora glandulosa03 Feb 2021N Wightman
I Miller
N Wightman I Miller NCW438 N Wightman NY
NDO
Rocky outcrop in miombo woodland Lilayi Lodge, Lusaka District, Lusaka 0Zambia1528C2 C1298

Growing on periphery of large rocky outcrop of miombo woodland in sandy loam soil

6
114787Commiphora glandulosa18 Feb 2021N Wightman
I Miller
N Wightman I Miller NCW438 N Wightman NY
NDO
Rocky outcrop in miombo woodland Lilayi Lodge, Lusaka District, Lusaka 0Zambia1528C2 C1298

Growing on periphery of large rocky outcrop of miombo woodland in sandy loam soil

6
106311Habenaria kilimanjari11 Jan 2019N Wightman
I Kabinda
N Ngoma
N Wightman I Kabinda N Ngoma NcW120 N Wightman B Bytebier K
NDO
NU
Drier upper edges of a wet, inundated grassland growing in sandy to sandy loam soil Medium-sized dambo (Nyikongola dambo) c. 16 km E of Mwinilunga
58
0Zambia1124D1 W1432

6
114995Hermannia quartiniana13 Feb 2021N Wightman
N Wightman NCW455 N Wightman NDO
Miombo woodland Lilayi Lodge, Lusaka District, Lusaka 0Zambia1528C2C1304

Growing in exposed rocky outcrops amid grasses in sandy soil

-15.53355028.3389206
112590Hypoestes forskaolii subsp. forskaolii06 May 2020N Wightman
P Sichone
R Williams
G Phiri
N Wightman P Sichone R Williams G Phiri NCW264 N Wightman UZL
Miombo woodland Nsumbu National Park; Nsama Distr., Northern Province 1080Zambia0830C2N980

Growing in miombo woodland in sandy loam soils

-8.65762030.3897106
116885Lapeirousia caudata03 Jan 2022N Wightman
B Bytebier
SD Johnson
N Wightman B Bytebier SD Johnson NCW754b N Wightman UZL
NDO
Sand dune Lake Bangweulu, Samfya Distr., Luapula Province 1120Zambia1129B3 N1185

Growing on upper reached of sand dune among Crinum papilllosum and Trachyandra arvensis

6
106276Orthochilus walleri05 Jan 2019N Wightman
I Kabinda
N Ngoma
N Wightman I Kabinda N Ngoma NcW79 N Wightman K
NDO
NU
Grassland patches in open woodland in full sun growing with Disa welwitschii subsp. welwitschii and tall grasses in clay to clay loam soils Grassy area approx. 1 hectare in size, c. 2 km south of M18 between Kitwe and Lufwanyama
58
0Zambia1227C4 W1217

6
112594Panicum heterostachyum06 May 2020N Wightman
P Sichone
R Williams
G Phiri
N Wightman P Sichone R Williams G Phiri NCW251 N Wightman UZL
Itigi thicket Nsumbu National Park; Nsama Distr., Northern Province 1080Zambia0830C2N1070

Growing in dense shade of Itigi thicket in sandy loam to clay loam soils

-8.67139030.3953806
114820Paropsia brazzeana23 Mar 2021N Wightman
I Kabinda
M Chola
M Walubita
N Wightman I Kabinda M Chola M Walubita NCW549 N Wightman NY
NDO
Open scrubland on Kalahari sand Sikota Village, Namilangi, Nkyema Distr., Western Province 0Zambia1425C3B1183

-14.80389025.0400406
116988Rhynchosia sublobata30 Mar 2022N Wightman
M Lufungulo
N Wightman M Lufungulo NCW766 N Wightman UZL
NDO
Railway track Ngwerere, Lusaka Distr., Lusaka Province 0Zambia1528A4C1179

-15.31678428.3234856
112598Senna obtusifolia04 Jun 2020N Wightman
P Sichone
N Wightman P Sichone NCW341 N Wightman UZL
NDO
Savannah grasslands Nsumbu National Park; Nsama Distr., Northern Province 1080Zambia0830D1N770

-8.59551030.5263206
114828Sesamum alatum17 Mar 2021N Wightman
I Kabinda
M Chola
M Mukelabai
N Wightman I Kabinda M Chola M Mukelabai NCW558 N Wightman NDO
Ruderal area among short grasses and forbs on Kalahari sand Mukamba Village, Luena, Kaoma Distr., Western Province 0Zambia1424D4B0

-14.85619024.7527206
114829Sesamum calycinum subsp. baumii10 Mar 2021N Wightman
I Kabinda
M Chola
N Musiya
N Wightman I Kabinda M Chola N Musiya NCW534 N Wightman NDO
Open scrubland on Kalaharia sand Amos Village, Kakanda, Kaoma Distr., Western Province 0Zambia1424D4B1160

-14.77201024.9388506
116989Stylosanthes fruticosa04 Jan 2022N Wightman
M Lufungulo
N Wightman M Lufungulo NCW771 N Wightman UZL
NDO
Railway track Nyama area, Kabwe Distr., Central Province 0Zambia1428C2C1181

Growing on rail line track bed beside the rails in ballast gravel

-14.66060828.3492456
114797Tephrosia acaciifolia08 Feb 2021N Wightman
N Wightman NCW446 N Wightman NDO
NU
Miombo woodland Lilayi Lodge, Lusaka District, Lusaka 0Zambia1528C2C0

Growing in open areas of miombo woodland in sandy loam soils

-15.53998228.3459436
117004Trachyandra arvensis28 Feb 2022N Wightman
B Bytebier
SD Johnson
N Wightman B Bytebier SD Johnson NCW754a N Wightman UZL
NDO
Sand dune Lake Bangweulu, Samfya Distr., Luapula Province 1120Zambia1129B3N1185

Growing on upper reached of sand dune among Crinum papilllosum and Lapeirousia caudata

-11.34811229.5590726
116990Vigna oblongifolia var. oblongifolia29 Mar 2022N Wightman
M Lufungulo
N Wightman M Lufungulo NCW763b N Wightman UZL
NDO
Railway track Shimabala area, Kafue Distr., Lusaka Province 0Zambia1528C1C1087

Growing on rail line track bed between the rails in ballast gravel

-15.67565628.2485486
114832Xylopia tomentosa16 Mar 2021N Wightman
I Kabinda
M Chola
M Mukelabai
N Wightman I Kabinda M Chola M Mukelabai NCW555 N Wightman NY
NDO
Degraded miombo woodland margin along rocky ledge Makandauko Village, Luena, Kaoma Distr., Western Province 0Zambia1424D3B0

-14.86275024.7490706


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Caprivi: Collections made by Nicholas Wightman.
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/utilities/utility-display-collections-by-person.php?person_id=383, retrieved 4 July 2022

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